Faculty and Staff Postings

Research Associate Position In Microfluidics & Instrumentation

A Research Associate position is available in the Michael Smith Laboratories at The University of British Columbia. This position provides high-level laboratory experimentation and group support for a project working on development and testing of microfluidic devices and associated instrumentation for immune profiling using single cell analysis. The successful applicant must have a PhD degree in electrical or computer engineering, immunology, or molecular biology and at least 5 years of postdoctoral experience in cross-disciplinary research. The deadline for applications is April 12, 2018.

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Head, Department of Statistics

The Faculty of Science at the University of British Columbia is seeking applications for the position of Head of the Department of Statistics. We seek a dynamic individual with an excellent international research profile, a strong commitment to educational programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level, a compelling vision for the future of the Department of Statistics at UBC, and demonstrated leadership abilities, including management, organizational, communication, and consensus-building skills. The deadline for applications is March 7, 2018.

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Faculty of SCIENCE Internal Canada Research Chair (CRC) Tier 1 Competition

The Faculty of Science is looking to nominate two current faculty members as CRC 1 chair holders with the following goals in mind:

  • Advance research that fosters innovation, creates knowledge, and influences policy decisions
  • Continue as a world leading research institution and use that recognition to address national and international scientific challenges
  • Sustain and grow our pre-eminence within our research priorities and themes
  • Balance leadership across key research areas of Fisheries Economics and Catalysis and Sustainability

The selected applicants will go forward in the Fall 2018 national CRC competition. Tier 1 Chairs are intended for exceptional established scholars. These Chairs will be available for retention of existing UBC researchers. Departments should submit their nomination(s) to Associate Dean Mark MacLachlan (maclachlan@science.ubc.ca) by March 8, 2018.  An application consists of a full UBC CV, a 1-page research plan and a nomination letter from the Head/Director of the candidate‚Äôs unit.

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Staff Postings

UBC Science uses an online recruiting and application process for staff positions. Visit the UBC HR website to view the current list of postings. Internal applicants should apply through Self Service.

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